Jaakko Hintikka

1929 - 2015

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Kaarlo Jaakko Juhani Hintikka (12 January 1929 – 12 August 2015) was a Finnish philosopher and logician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jaakko Hintikka has received more than 136,553 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Jaakko Hintikka is the 693rd most popular philosopher (down from 625th in 2019), the 72nd most popular biography from Finland (down from 63rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Finnish Philosopher.

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Among philosophers, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 693 out of 1,089Before him are Thomas Hill Green, Johannes Oecolampadius, Peter John Olivi, Daisaku Ikeda, Lucian Blaga, and Shihab al-Din 'Umar al-Suhrawardi. After him are Hermippus of Smyrna, Domingo de Soto, Vladimir Jankélévitch, Johann Heinrich Alsted, James Mark Baldwin, and Thiruvalluvar.

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Among people born in 1929, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 146Before him are Milton Glaser, Amitai Etzioni, Andrew Bertie, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Ödön Földessy, and Roger Byrne. After him are Filaret, Aleksandar Petrović, Lennart Skoglund, Dina bint Abdul-Hamid, Ronnie Biggs, and Andre Gunder Frank. Among people deceased in 2015, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 103Before him are Geraldine McEwan, Magali Noël, Arsen Dedić, Tadahiko Ueda, Percy Sledge, and Satoru Iwata. After him are Natalie Cole, Shigeru Mizuki, Judith Malina, Eileen Essell, Geoffrey Lewis, and Eldar Ryazanov.

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Among people born in Finland, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 72 out of 509Before him are Gustaf Mauritz Armfelt (1757), Henri Toivonen (1956), Fredrik Idestam (1838), Jörn Donner (1933), Eero Aarnio (1932), and Minna Canth (1844). After him are Hannu Mikkola (1942), Aimo Cajander (1879), Bengt Holmström (1949), Jarno Saarinen (1945), Clas Thunberg (1893), and Paavo Lipponen (1941).


Among philosophers born in Finland, Jaakko Hintikka ranks 2Before him are Georg Henrik von Wright (1916). After him are Edvard Westermarck (1862).